Canadian Concrete Expo: Predict Concrete Strength Before You Pour
The use of data and analytics has permeated all aspects of construction, and concrete is no exception. The value of data and information is really showing itself in this industry. “For more than a decade,…
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7 Common Mistakes to Avoid During Cold Weather Concreting
7 Things to Avoid When Working With Concrete in Cold Weather Although contractors might wish they didn’t have to work in cold weather, construction doesn’t stop when temperatures drops. As temperatures fluctuate concrete is subject…
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The Impact of Thermal Cracking on Concrete Strength Development
Concrete temperature monitoring becomes more critical in cold weather as low temperatures decrease the rate of strength development during curing. That is why ensuring optimal curing conditions for your element is critical, especially during extreme…
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Giatec Named Top Growing Company by the Globe and Mail
Giatec ranked No. 74 in field of 400 of Canada's Top Growing Companies in 2019 OTTAWA, Canada, September 27, 2019 (Newswire.com) - Giatec Scientific Inc. is pleased to announce they have placed No. 74 in…
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Giatec’s SmartRock™ Nominated at New Civil Engineer’s TechFest
SmartRock™ shortlisted for TechFest’s Best Use of Technology: Driving Efficiency in Design and Delivery award. OTTAWA, Canada: Giatec, the market leader of revolutionary concrete testing technologies, is excited to be shortlisted by New Civil Engineer’s…
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Predict Concrete Strength Before You Pour
The use of data and analytics has permeated all aspects of construction, and concrete is no exception. The value of data and information is really showing itself in this industry. “For more than a decade,…
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Techopia Live: Ottawa’s Giatec Scientific scaling up with ‘discipline’
Fresh off its appearance on the 2019 Growth 500 list of Canada’s fastest-growing companies, Giatec Scientific sent its co-founder and chief technology officer Pouria Ghods to Techopia Live to break down what’s behind the concrete…
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2019 Growth 500 List Reveals Ottawa-Gatineau’s 25 Fastest-Growing Firms
Ottawa’s e-commerce darling, a slew of local tech and professional services firms and one bagel shop all make appearances on Canadian Business magazine’s latest ranking of Canada’s fastest-growing companies. The 2019 Growth 500 list, released…
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2019 Smart Jobsite 50 List
SmartRock™ has been included in BuiltWorld's 2019 Smart Jobsite 50 List in the materials category! The Smart Jobsite list features solutions that the construction industry utilizes on the jobsite to collaborate with the office, ensure…
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Four Wireless Technologies Transforming Construction
From helping workers interconnect to predicting structural durability, wireless devices are a no-brainer technology for the entire construction hierarchy—if construction owners are serious about up-scaling productivity. As with most construction technologies, wireless communication technology is…
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Maturity Sensors Take the Waiting Game out of Concrete Strength Tracking
The construction industry is sometimes described as being slow. Often this refers to how long it takes to complete a project, especially when multiple industry specialists are involved. However, more and more the construction industry…
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